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Foundation Year (Education, Humanities and Social Sciences)

We are very pleased to welcome you to St Mary’s and to the Faculty of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences.

You will be joining a friendly, vibrant community of students and staff. We have excellent facilities such as a Foundation Year hub which you are free to use during your time here as well as film making software in our Mac suite. We look forward to meeting you soon!

Your induction timetable

We have planned an exciting programme of events to help you settle in to St Mary’s. These include a trip to the theatre for those on the Humanities pathway, a day out in Richmond Park for team building activities and a social evening for all on the Foundation Year to get to know each other as well as a reading evening and a film screening.

  • Sunday 8th September, 8am-6pm: Registration open (students living in University accommodation only)
  • Monday 9th September, 9am-5pm: Registration open (all other students)
  • Monday 9th September, 9-1oamWelcome to the foundation year (G5)
  • Monday 9th September, 11am-12pmStudent essentials(K217/K222)
  • Monday 9th September, 1-2pmLaw and criminology pathway welcome (J103)
  • Monday 9th September, 1-2pmBusiness pathway welcome (Shannon one and two)
  • Monday 9th September, 1-2pm: Humanities pathway welcome (G2)
  • Monday 9th September 1-2pm: Education pathway welcome (K18)
  • Monday 9th September, 3-5pm: Foundation year induction (N44)
  • Friday 13th September, 11am-12pmStudent life (K217/K222)

There will be lots of other activities going on during the first couple of weeks. Make sure you check out the welcome events calendar.

If, for any reason, you are unable to make it to the Student Essentials talk on Monday, we will be repeating it on Thursday 12th September, 12-1pm in K217/K222.